When servicing your commercial facility, your HVAC partner will generally encounter and implement two kinds of maintenance: preventive –– before you need it –– and reparative –– when you need it now. Preventive maintenance is obviously preferable because it helps deter occurrences of need-based maintenance; it may seem unnecessary, but it’s ultimately less expensive for you over time.Read More
Mission critical facilities — data centers being the most common example — are a vital piece of the commercial infrastructure in the greater Charlotte area today. We’re proud to count many of our local data centers among the many satisfied AirTight FaciliTech customers across Mecklenburg County and the surrounding areas, and we know that this segment of our customer base is going to continue to experience rapid expansion in coming years as more and more of our economy goes online.Read More
As a commercial building owner or facility manager, you probably tend to think about your HVAC system in terms of the capital expenditure involved in upgrading or replacing it, or the inconvenience and expense involved in emergency repairs. That certainly makes sense, because those are real concerns. However, the most important aspect of professional HVAC care is actually what happens in between those major events:Read More
To stay afloat financially, your commercial building should aim to earn more money than it spends. It’s just that simple. So, if you’re wasting money on issues that could be easily resolved, you could be holding your business back.Read More
When you’re occupied running a business, seemingly unimportant details tend to slip through the cracks because you’re focusing on vital tasks like finding and serving customers and managing your employees.Read More
Refrigerant management is an important topic, and one that can potentially add or subtract tens of thousands of dollars on your commercial building’s annual balance sheet. This is especially true if your HVAC equipment is over ten years old, but not yet slated for replacement.Read More
When you invest in a valuable asset, it only makes sense to consider how you’re going to take care of it to make sure it stays in good shape and works well for as long as possible. Whether it’s your car, your home, or your latest electronic gadget, you’re understandably interested in keeping it looking and functioning properly.Read More
No business exists in a vacuum and constant change is just part of the excitement and challenge of running a commercial enterprise. Markets go up and down, competition makes moves and countermoves, and new products and services must constantly be explored.
But, at the end of the day, every business needs to focus on maintaining its bottom line.Read More
Unexpected HVAC repairs are one of the most frustrating issues a commercial building owner or facility manager can face. Not only are they expensive, but they often include uncomfortable and even dangerous conditions.Read More
These days, the data center is the central nervous system of an enterprise, housing all of the organization’s digital assets, electronic transactions and communications that pass through a business every day.
For obvious reasons, thinking about the financial and practical consequences of an unexpected outage or catastrophic failure at their data center is enough to keep any CEO up at night.Read More